- Museum number
Head-band and back-piece, made of a a cylinder of brown and white bark cloths with monkey-fur wrapped around the centre.
Length: 16 inches
- Curator's comments
- Register 1962:
Head-band and back?-piece with monkey fur. A cylinder of brown bark cloth with white bark clothsurrounded with fur wrapped around centre.
Found in MAKUNA with several others including masks. Possibly unsed as parts of headdress. The monkey fur is part of festival headdress bound about the banana palm? See Koch-Grunberg. V. 2, p. 291 for illustration. MAKUNA, TUCANO (MK17).
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number